Was born in the Sahrawi refugee camps (Algeria). He is without a doubt the most outstanding moviemaker of the generation to come out of the film school in the camps. His first work was Patria dividida (2013). With Toufa (2021), his latest short film as a director, he landed the FiSahara award in 2021 and Best International Short Fiction at the Montes de María Audiovisual Festival (Colombia). Today he combines his career as a filmmaker with academic direction and teaching at the Sahara film school.